With the pandemic still very present and traveler’s ready to jump on a plane at any moment, there are a few surprising adaptations occurring.
One of the best options given for people to help protect themselves is the PPE vending machines put in various places at McCarran Airport. It’s tough these days to find dependable masks and reputable businesses that provide quality products.
As the traveler is usually in a rush, the PPE vending machines are a great idea!
Many states have began to reopen their non-essential businesses and there are numerous reports that are giving information concerning the number of cases rising and/or falling per state. This information is convoluted to say the least and one cannot determine the veracity and/or accuracy of reports.
Casinos in the entertainment capital of the world are taking steps to help ensure that they can better protect guests in many ways. Pictured below is a new sanitation station just outside of the gaming floor of one of the casinos on the strip.
In addition to sanitation stations, many Las Vegas casinos are installing self cleaning dividers on slot machines, as well as fiberglass dividers on table games as shown below in an Arizona casino.
Photo Courtesy of Malinda Miller
At the other end of the spectrum, we have another photo below of an opening of an Arizona casino with guests that don’t have a care in the world. Not a care for themselves or others.
Part IV to be released soon.
As businesses in the US continue to reopen, especially casinos, there is delight, fear, and optimism.
Training, Knowledge, and compliance. These words ring true in solving any problem and reopening the entertainment capital of the world is no different. Having properly trained staff was well as proper guidelines will be effective in reducing the spread of COVID-19.
As we move toward more definite dates for states to open, more specifically Nevada, there is still much debate on how soon is too soon. A great divide still exists between those who wish to work and those who feel that more time is needed.
Nevadans are much more at ease now that the unemployment issues are being resolved as staff at the Department of Training and Rehabilitation has been increased. The phone system was not designed to handle the amount of claimants that occurred after the March 16th non-essential worker lay-offs.
According to Sabrina Hudson with the Las Vegas Review-Journal, claimants rose from 10,000 claimants a month, to 10,000 claimants per day. These numbers should begin to go down as some businesses across the state are slowly reopening.
Check out this awesome overhead view of Allegiant Stadium!